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Obama: ‘Revving’ economy calls for higher wages
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
MILWAUKEE (AP) — President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy’s “revving” performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats

Tilghman Island PTO holds 2nd 5k Island Run
StarDem.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0400
TILGHMAN ISLAND — The Tilghman Island Elementary Parent Teacher Organization held its second annual 5k Island Run at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30.

Lawmakers: Islamic State militants want to hit U.S.
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants’ future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.

20-50-100 Years Ago—Sept. 2
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
100 Years Ago

Town applies for middle school playground grant
StarDem.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:45:00 -0400
CHESTERTOWN — The Chestertown council, at its meeting Monday, Aug. 18, approved a resolution to apply for a $230,000 Community Parks and Playgrounds grant to upgrade recreational facilities at Kent Co

Iraq pledges to root out militants
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s outgoing prime minster pledged Monday to turn his country into “a big grave” for Sunni militants from the Islamic State group and commended security forces who achieved a rare vi

Study indicates value of airports like Easton’s
StarDem.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0400
EASTON — According to a study done by the Federal Aviation Administration, general aviation in Maryland has an economic impact of $550.7 million, and an impact over $22 million in Talbot County alone.

Pakistan’s premier challenged by raging protests
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Ahead of a joint session of parliament, Pakistan’s prime minister and army chief held marathon meetings Monday over violent anti-government protests that could force the premier of th

Sandy-hit towns struggle with eminent-domain choice
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
ASHAROKEN, N.Y. (AP) — On a tiny spit of land off Long Island, the wealthy village of Asharoken faces a dilemma borne of Superstorm Sandy.

Cause of anovulation should be determined
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
DEAR DOCTOR K: I’ve always had infrequent periods, but I never thought much of it. My doctor recently used the word “anovulatory” to explain why I’ve had trouble getting pregnant. What does this mean?

No gray areas
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception.

Obama: ‘Revving’ economy calls for higher wages
FrederickNewsPost.com / Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:00:00 -0400
MILWAUKEE (AP) — President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy’s “revving” performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats

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